These 15 states have the most physicians

Written by Rachel Popa | September 21, 2018 | Print  |

MDLinx pulled data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2017 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates to rank which states have the most physicians.

Here are the 15 states with the highest number of active physicians per 100,000 residents:

1. Washington, D.C.: 866.3

2. Massachusetts: 443.5

3. Maryland: 377.8

4. New York: 365.1

5. Vermont: 357.5

6. Rhode Island: 356.9

7. Connecticut: 345.1

8. Maine: 324.5

9. Pennsylvania: 311.8

10. New Hampshire: 308.1

11. Hawaii: 304.5

12. New Jersey: 294.9

13. Oregon: 294.4

14. Minnesota: 291.8

15. Ohio: 289.5

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